Zone of the Dead get North American release as Apocalypse of the Dead
We reviewed Zone of the Dead at the beginning of 2011 and we were quite harsh. We then had an email from Milan Todorovic, the director of the movie, thanking us for being honest. This the led to an interview which struck up a friendship and we are delighted to be able to tell you finally after more than 30 international festivals and releases all over the world, Zone of the Dead is finally available on DVD in the USA and Canada.
Zone of the Dead is out now, released by Epic Pictures on DVD in North America under the title APOCALYPSE OF THE DEAD. Starring the legendary zombie slayer and horror icon KEN FOREE, best known for his memorable role of Peter in George A. Romero’s DAWN OF THE DEAD and KRISTINA KLEBE from Rob Zombie’s HALLOWEEN.
Here is a list of retailers who are carrying the movie:
WALMART, FYE, BAKER AND TAYLOR, INGRAM, SUPER D, HASTINGS, DIRECT BRANDS, BLOCKBUSTER, EURPAK, J/R MUSIC, RENTRAK, REDBOX and more…
After the Night, after the Dawn, after the Day… comes an epic fight for survival in the realm of the undead.Transporting a valuable human cargo of state prisoner a group Interpol agents headed by Agents Reyes and Milius is forced to make an unscheduled detour when they encounter the remnants of a catastrophic ecological disaster. They find themselves besieged by a vast army of rampaging, blood-thirsty zombies, ravenous creatures who will stop at nothing to devour every morsel of human flesh in sight. As Reyes and Milius fight for their lives, they realize their only chance for escape is in joining forces with the treacherous criminal in their care. But this man has a past as deadly and terrifying as the monsters out for their blood.The film was nominated on FANTASY HORROR AWARD (Italy) in the category “Best Horror Film” along with Sam Raimi’s DRAG ME TO HELL, and REC 2 by Jaume Balaguero and Paco Plaza, which won this award.The trailer for this movie has more than 8.7 million views on Youtube, which means this is one of the most popular
zombie movie trailers of all times.The stand alone sequel, WRATH OF THE DEAD, is in development, and Ken Foree has signed to return to his award winning role. More information to follow soon.